Welcome to the Umbria Blog
sharing our experiences with you.
Umbria is a beautiful region in the centre of Italy. Cities like Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto, Todi and Orvieto anybody will have heard of. We want to give you some insiders view of our daily life in this mainly rural part of Italy. If you ever travel to Umbria you may find some good suggestions here.
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The Madrevite winery Madrevite, a winery and farm, was established in 2001 in the municipality of Castiglione del Lago on the border between Umbria and Tuscany. It has an enchanting panoramic position overlooking Lake Chiusi and Lake Montepulciano. The name Madrevite...
Umbria is in the heart of Italy and is the hub of truffle culture and production in Italy. In fact, Umbria produces the largest number of black truffles in Italy and their quality is world-famous. During the year there are specialised markets and events around this...
History of Spello Spello was founded by the Umbrians and later named Hispellum in Roman times. It was declared 'Splendidissima Colonia Julia' by Caesar. The remains of the city walls, which were much wider in the past, attest to the greatness that the city had, as do...
Attractions in Umbria
You’ve booked your holiday in Umbria? Here is an overview of places of interest.
Markets in Umbria
Love to visit a local market during your holiday? Here is a list of markets in Umbria.
Events and local festivals
Indulge in the local atmosphere of a music festival, a Sagra, or a village festival during your holiday in Umbria.
Children in Umbria
Are you looking for some activities to do together with your children? Here are some ideas for children in Umbria.